Lee's Summit Child Custody & Support Attorneys
The law office of Kelly, Symonds & Reed, LLC, offers experienced legal guidance in contested divorce and uncontested divorce and other family law matters, including child custody, ex parte orders of protection and modifications of divorce decrees. Lawyers David A. Kelly and John Reed serve clients throughout Wyandotte County, Johnson County and the greater Kansas City metro area.
Personalized Service, Vigorous Advocacy
Whether you are upset about the divorce or just want the process to be over, our firm is here to help you. We listen carefully to your needs and goals and assess your legal situation. We educate you about your rights so you can make informed decisions based on realistic expectations.
We know that you are entrusting our law firm with some of the most important legal concerns of your life. We will work tirelessly to help you effectively solve your legal problems and enter into the next chapter of your life looking forward, not back.
Marital property includes property, assets and debts that were acquired during the marriage. We provide knowledgeable representation that protects our clients' rights and their contributions to the marriage. Property can include homes, vehicles, real property, businesses, stocks, bonds, 401(k) plans and more.
Our clients have many myths and fears concerning child custody and visitation when they first visit our office. We help them understand what the reality is and how we can seek a solution regarding custody and visitation that works for the children as well as for our clients. Our firm also handles a significant number of paternity and custody matters.
Child support is determined by Missouri state guidelines. Factors that are included in the calculation include each parent's income, any special needs of the children, the time each parent spends with the children, health insurance costs and other issues.
Alimony or Spousal Maintenance
Alimony provides the lower-earning spouse with permanent or temporary financial support to maintain a standard of living that was acquired during the marriage.
Call for a Free Initial Consultation Today
To learn how an experienced attorney can help, please call for a free initial consultation with our office: 816-347-1818. Our attorneys and paralegals stand ready to discuss your case. Contact our Kansas City, Missouri, office through e-mail.
Convenient After Hours Appointments
For those who cannot make it to our office during the work day, we can schedule evening appointments.